Rimpa Style Flowers Under Cypress

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Byōbu: Japanese Rimpa style painting in black ink (sumi), colors and crushed shell gesso (gofun) depicting a rich profusion of flowers, grasses and reeds under a tall cypress tree, on gold leaf over paper, mounted as large six panel folding screen, with paper hinges and textile border.

Origin: Japan
Period: Taisho/Showa, Early 20th Century
Dimensions: 69.0 Inches High x 144.5 Inches Wide

Screen 4101